Travel blog – Airports

Start your Journey in Style in the Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse

Nothing tells you you’re finally starting your holiday like arriving at the lounge. And there aren’t many better lounges out there than the Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse at London Heathrow. Flight Centre&...
Continue Reading

Singapore Sling: A Stopover Guide to Singapore

Vibrant street life, stunning green spaces, spectacular architecture. And don’t even get us started on the food... With surprises at every turn, a stopover in Singapore is oh so much more than a one-n...
Continue Reading

What to Do When Your Flight is Delayed

You prepare for weeks, nay, months, for that special day. You get up at 4am to get to the airport, after barely getting any sleep the night before, worrying whether or not you’ve packed your phone cha...
Continue Reading

The Best Airport Lounges on the Planet

From its humble beginnings – we’re talking simple lounge chairs and the latest broadsheet – airport lounges have evolved beyond recognition into opulent spaces for pre-flight indulgence and pampering....
Continue Reading

Why I Love Travelling Business Class with Etihad

Flying long-haul can be a tough old slog at times – unless you’re flying Business Class with Etihad Airways that is. I was lucky enough to do just that on my recent holiday to Australia. I experienced...
Continue Reading

How to Tackle Your Fear of Flying

So you’ve made it onto the plane and you’re buckled up and ready to go. Yet your palms are sweating, you feel sick with nerves and you’re struggling to control the urge to grab your bag from the overh...
Continue Reading

The Perks of Flying Premium Economy

Prefer life at the front of the plane, away from the other sardines, but don’t have the budget for First or Business Class? Enter Premium Economy. Virgin is just one of several airlines to o...
Continue Reading

Inside Gatwick’s No1 Traveller Lounge

Regardless of whether you love, hate, or are indifferent about flying, there’s one thing you can’t deny: sometimes it can be a bit of a pain. There’s navigating security; battling the crowds as you sh...
Continue Reading

8 Ways to Deal with Airport Anxiety

I once missed a flight. It was only a domestic flight and I managed to get another the next morning. But since that momentous turn of events, I have become a sufferer of airport anxiety. And it's...
Continue Reading

Up, Up and Away! Your Flying Questions Answered

This post originally appeared on Flight Centre Australia's blog While travel can be a fun and exciting adventure, there are often travel terms and questions that cause confusion. From airline fee...
Continue Reading

The UK Makes Arrivals Even Easier

Attention all Australian, Canadian, Japanese, New Zealand and American nationals! Travelling to the UK just got even easier. The government Registered Traveller service has now been expanded to allow...
Continue Reading

Review of The Virgin Clubhouse at New York JFK International

Whilst on a shopping trip to New York freelance journalist Suzanne Bearne got to scope out the new Clubhouse for Upper Class Virgin passengers at JFK. “Would you like a cocktail?” asks the waitress as...
Continue Reading